Elisha Graves Otis


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Noun1.Elisha Graves Otis - United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861)Elisha Graves Otis - United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861)
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5 WHEN Elisha Graves Otis invented it, he called it the safety hoist.
IN 1854, ELISHA GRAVES OTIS CUT THE ROPE ON A HOISTED PLATFORM AT THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR.
This is when Elisha Graves Otis came into the limelight, the founder of the Otis Elevator Company.
The problem was solved in 1853 when Elisha Graves Otis invented a safety device that allowed the development of passenger lifts.